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Another illegal front-yard garden, and this one’s gorgeous!

This time, the craziness is in Quebec.  And this time, the gardeners’ health is an issue.  According to this story, the couple has lost a combined 100 p0unds since they planted the garden in March!  Expect to see a garden-to-lose-weight book coming soon, based on their experience.
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